Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 335 289
Rank change year-on-year +54 -46 +4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 35 10 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.34% 0.092% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 0.50% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 68
South West median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% +39.06% -28.89%
10th Percentile £27,125 £33,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £50,625 £51,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

IPsec is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1789 2004 2253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.52% 18.44% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1645 1974
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,525
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in the South West

IPsec
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec in the South West.

Salary trend for IPsec in the South West

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in the South West

IPsec
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +20 15 £36,500 -27.00% 1
Bristol -17 10 £47,500 +7.95%
Wiltshire +4 7 £37,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £34,000 -
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 27 (77.14%) VPN
2 21 (60.00%) Firewall
3 18 (51.43%) DNS
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
5 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 14 (40.00%) DHCP
7 13 (37.14%) SSL
7 13 (37.14%) Cisco
7 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
7 13 (37.14%) Degree
7 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
8 12 (34.29%) VMware
8 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
8 12 (34.29%) CCNA
8 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (34.29%) MPLS
8 12 (34.29%) OSPF
9 11 (31.43%) Juniper
9 11 (31.43%) VLAN
9 11 (31.43%) Office 365
10 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 9 (25.71%) Web Services
11 9 (25.71%) Change Management
11 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (25.71%) High Availability

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Office 365
2 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) VPN
2 21 (60.00%) Firewall
3 18 (51.43%) DNS
4 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 14 (40.00%) DHCP
6 13 (37.14%) SSL
7 12 (34.29%) MPLS
7 12 (34.29%) OSPF
8 11 (31.43%) VLAN
9 8 (22.86%) BGP
9 8 (22.86%) LAN
10 7 (20.00%) L2TP
10 7 (20.00%) PPP
11 6 (17.14%) WAN
12 5 (14.29%) Network Security
12 5 (14.29%) SNMP
12 5 (14.29%) SSH
12 5 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
12 5 (14.29%) Wireless
13 4 (11.43%) LTE
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Games
1 1 (2.86%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Head of IT
2 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
4 5 (14.29%) Security Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) IP Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Firewall Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Head of Infrastructure
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Network Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Life Science
2 3 (8.57%) PKI
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Cyber Warfare
4 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Android
2 8 (22.86%) Apple iOS
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
2 9 (25.71%) Business Continuity
2 9 (25.71%) Capacity Management
2 9 (25.71%) Change Management
2 9 (25.71%) Coaching
2 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (25.71%) High Availability
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.86%) Application Packaging
3 8 (22.86%) SIEM
3 8 (22.86%) Supplier Management
4 5 (14.29%) Network Management
4 5 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
8 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C
2 1 (2.86%) C++
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) CCNA
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.29%) CCNP
4 4 (11.43%) HND
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) CISSP
5 3 (8.57%) GIAC
5 3 (8.57%) MCSE
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.57%) SSCP
6 1 (2.86%) CCIE
6 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Def Stans
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
2 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Cacti
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Cisco
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Juniper
4 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.57%) LogRhythm
5 3 (8.57%) Rapid7
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard